Latest News on Vitamins and Health

Study: Farm efficiency more critical than quitting meat.
Tuesday February 25th 2014, 9:00 AM

It turns out that convincing people to go vegetarian is not the only way to combat the greenhouse gas and climate change footprint of raising livestock. A new study suggests that cattle farmers can do more to reduce emissions, making meat consumption less damaging to the environment. [News Source]

Study: Farm efficiency more critical than quitting meat.
Tuesday February 25th 2014, 9:00 AM

It turns out that convincing people to go vegetarian is not the only way to combat the greenhouse gas and climate change footprint of raising livestock. A new study suggests that cattle farmers can do more to reduce emissions, making meat consumption less damaging to the environment. [News Source]

USDA spending $3M to feed honeybees in Midwest.
Tuesday February 25th 2014, 9:00 AM

The U.S. Department of Agriculture will spend millions of dollars to help farmers and ranchers improve pastures in five Midwestern states to provide food for the nation's struggling honeybees under a program to be announced Tuesday. [News Source]

USDA spending $3M to feed honeybees in Midwest.
Tuesday February 25th 2014, 9:00 AM

The U.S. Department of Agriculture will spend millions of dollars to help farmers and ranchers improve pastures in five Midwestern states to provide food for the nation's struggling honeybees under a program to be announced Tuesday. [News Source]

Proposal would limit marketing unhealthy food in schools.
Tuesday February 25th 2014, 9:00 AM

Even the scoreboards in high school gyms eventually will have to promote good health. [News Source]

Proposal would limit marketing unhealthy food in schools.
Tuesday February 25th 2014, 9:00 AM

Even the scoreboards in high school gyms eventually will have to promote good health. [News Source]

Insecticides linger in homes, study finds.
Tuesday February 25th 2014, 9:00 AM

The insecticides found in roach sprays, flea bombs, ant traps and pet shampoos persist indoors for years after use and collect in the bodies of both adults and children, for whom they may pose health risks, a new UC Davis study has concluded. [News Source]

Insecticides linger in homes, study finds.
Tuesday February 25th 2014, 9:00 AM

The insecticides found in roach sprays, flea bombs, ant traps and pet shampoos persist indoors for years after use and collect in the bodies of both adults and children, for whom they may pose health risks, a new UC Davis study has concluded. [News Source]

Regulating genetic modification.
Tuesday February 25th 2014, 9:00 AM

In the case of technologies with benefits and risks, it is important to have regulatory mechanisms which can help analyse them in an impartial manner. [News Source]

Regulating genetic modification.
Tuesday February 25th 2014, 9:00 AM

In the case of technologies with benefits and risks, it is important to have regulatory mechanisms which can help analyse them in an impartial manner. [News Source]

Vitamin Blue Receives Purchase Order From World Renowned Jack's Surfboards, a Leader in Surf and Boardsports Apparel …
Tuesday February 25th 2014, 9:00 AM

Vitamin Blue, Inc. is pleased to announced that it has received its first order from Jack's Surfboards . Since 1957, the top 100 retail sports shop has been known for its quality reputation. As a leader ... [News Source]

Canada’s whale whisperer: Scientist will keep telling tales of his ocean "colleagues."
Tuesday February 25th 2014, 9:00 AM

Scientist Peter Ross has dedicated his life to understanding ocean inhabitants. As one of the world’s leading ecotoxicologists, Ross examined how ocean pollution harms some of the world’s most compelling creatures. Ross lost his job last year after Canada's Harper administration axed contaminants research at the Institute of Ocean Sciences. Last week the Vancouver Aquarium announced that Ross will be the founding director and chief scientist of the aquarium’s new Ocean Pollution Science Program. [News Source]